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Suicide and Suicide Risk in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Populations: Review and Recommendations
Despite strong indications of elevated risk of suicidal behavior in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, limited attention has been given to research, interventions or suicide preventionExpand
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Dimensions of sexual orientation and the prevalence of mood and anxiety disorders in the United States.
OBJECTIVES We used data from a nationally representative sample to examine the associations among 3 dimensions of sexual orientation (identity, attraction, and behavior), lifetime and past-year moodExpand
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Sexual orientation, substance use behaviors and substance dependence in the United States.
AIMS To assess past-year prevalence rates of substance use behaviors and substance dependence across three major dimensions of sexual orientation (identity, attraction and behavior) in a largeExpand
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Discrimination and mental health among lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults in the United States.
Health disparities among sexual minority groups, particularly mental health disparities, are well-documented. Numerous studies have demonstrated heightened prevalence of depressive and anxietyExpand
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The relationship between discrimination and substance use disorders among lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults in the United States.
OBJECTIVES We examined the associations between 3 types of discrimination (sexual orientation, race, and gender) and substance use disorders in a large national sample in the United States thatExpand
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Substance Use and Abuse in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Populations
Despite many gaps in the research on substance abuse and sexual orientation, recent data suggest that, overall, substance use among lesbians and gay men—particularly alcohol use—has declined over theExpand
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Mental health and suicidality among racially/ethnically diverse sexual minority youths.
OBJECTIVES We examined the relationships among sexual minority status, sex, and mental health and suicidality, in a racially/ethnically diverse sample of adolescents. METHODS Using pooled data fromExpand
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Sexual victimization and hazardous drinking among heterosexual and sexual minority women.
AIMS Although research shows that sexual minority women report high rates of lifetime sexual victimization and high rates of hazardous drinking, investigators have yet to explore the relationshipsExpand
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Victimization and substance use disorders in a national sample of heterosexual and sexual minority women and men.
CONTEXT There is consensus in the research literature that substance use disparities exist among sexual minority women and men; however, few studies have examined risk factors that may contribute toExpand
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Substance abuse and mental health disparities: comparisons across sexual identity groups in a national sample of young Australian women.
A growing body of research amply documents health disparities related to substance abuse among sexual minority women. However, relatively little research has examined risk factors or predictors ofExpand
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